CoCo Sex Prosecutor in Court Today



As we write this, Contra Costa County sex crimes prosecutor Michael Gressett is in a Martinez courtroom, learning whether the Attorney General's office will file charges that he raped and sodomized a fellow prosecutor earlier this year. Gressett's attorney, Michael Cardoza, told the Chron he expects the prosecution, which he denounced as "political," will go forward. If that's true, expect to hear a lot more about this case in the next few months.